What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name SCIABICA, CORINNE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $21,500.24 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATCH, ERIN C Employer name Town of Watson Amount $21,500.04 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSONE, FRANK Employer name Leg Adv Task Force Reapp Co C Amount $21,500.00 Date 05/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMEYER, KANDACE S Employer name Town of Bennington Amount $21,499.92 Date 07/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMIN, SEAN R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $21,499.91 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MIRAIDA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $21,499.79 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YE, LINFANG Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,499.38 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPONG, THOMAS E Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $21,499.38 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, REBECCA Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $21,499.15 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAYO, MICHAEL T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $21,498.62 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROAT, ERIC J Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $21,497.62 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, DEBRA L Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $21,497.58 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, PAUL H Employer name City of Rochester Amount $21,497.28 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, KRYSTAN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $21,496.77 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMI, JUDITH A Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $21,496.44 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, NORA E Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $21,496.41 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, BRUCE E Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $21,496.15 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, CARLENE H Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $21,496.05 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMMER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Orange County Amount $21,495.86 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUTSUM, LUCIA M Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $21,495.72 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEHLBECK, LISA L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $21,495.52 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANDERS, GAIL R Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $21,495.30 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $21,494.90 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREARD, DANIEL T Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $21,494.65 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMBY, MILTON D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,494.51 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURNE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $21,494.20 Date 05/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILIDANTRI, DANIELLE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $21,493.81 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, GARY W Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $21,493.73 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKEELS, KAREN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $21,493.61 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, KELLY L Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $21,493.45 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOMEO, GENA K Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $21,493.42 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKTON, CORINA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $21,493.19 Date 11/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHERINE B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $21,492.96 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, PAMELA E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $21,492.88 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPF, LISA A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $21,492.66 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSKAR, SUSAN I Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $21,492.53 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCZUCH, CAROLYN Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $21,492.09 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, J ERIC Employer name Saratoga County Amount $21,491.94 Date 07/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIN, MILDRED M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $21,491.83 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, ALEX J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $21,491.81 Date 10/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKS, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $21,491.52 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNEISEN, KATHLEEN Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $21,491.09 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, LINDSAY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $21,491.01 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIFULCO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $21,490.70 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGERS, TANNER Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,490.16 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, ANTHIA N Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $21,490.10 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, EDMUND M Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $21,490.00 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKE, GREGORY P Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $21,489.42 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCARELLI, MARYANN Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $21,489.23 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAROSY, ANTONIETTA C Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $21,489.01 Date 11/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUBLET, MARIANN Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $21,488.74 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNELL, CHRISTINE J Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $21,488.48 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GALE A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $21,488.30 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILWELL, MICHAEL P Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $21,488.24 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENEALY, WILLIAM D Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $21,488.08 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DONNA L Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $21,487.13 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YILDIZ, JEAN M Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $21,487.12 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWOLINSKI, DENISE A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,486.59 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTER, LORRAINE K Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $21,485.56 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR, MARIA D Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $21,484.96 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZOVINO, PATRICIA K Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $21,484.73 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVATTO, PAULINE A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $21,484.38 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPANEK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $21,484.21 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTHE, PAUL D Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $21,484.01 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINNELL, STEVEN E Employer name Broome County Amount $21,483.98 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESS, PATRICIA K Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $21,483.87 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, JASON M Employer name Canton CSD Amount $21,483.85 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCHA, KRISTEN M Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $21,483.46 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LILA C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $21,483.25 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYMON, JESSICA D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $21,483.25 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, ANA B Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $21,483.11 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, GARY M Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $21,482.90 Date 10/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARAZZO, LISA A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $21,482.42 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKIN, LAURIE B Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $21,481.23 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ALYSSA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $21,481.14 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLERY, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $21,481.03 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MAUREEN C Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $21,480.88 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGIN, DIANE M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $21,480.83 Date 04/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIKART, PATRICIA Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $21,480.77 Date 10/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, LOIS J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,480.38 Date 09/03/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEK, CAROLYN R Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,480.38 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISTOFF, LYNN M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,480.29 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU FRANE, ROBERTA A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,480.29 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITT, LINDA G Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,480.29 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, CATHERINE J Employer name Town of Tully Amount $21,479.99 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGUE, LINDA M Employer name Town of Tully Amount $21,479.99 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, NICOLINA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $21,479.61 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, MICHAEL J Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $21,479.60 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLES, SUSAN Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $21,479.32 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, JESSIE R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $21,479.31 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MARISOL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $21,479.09 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, DUSTIN R Employer name Homer CSD Amount $21,479.06 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITT, MARY ANN Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $21,478.52 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, ALICIA A Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $21,478.48 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, SUSAN J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $21,478.27 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, CHARLOTTE M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $21,478.25 Date 10/27/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHADT, SUSAN E Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $21,478.15 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUILLEN, TINA M Employer name Town of Marion Amount $21,477.91 Date 08/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORLENZA, MARY ANN Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $21,477.87 Date 06/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, COLLEEN M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $21,477.61 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System